| May 5, 2015
| 5:14 PM
As teammates at Naperville North, Matt LaCosse was the quarterback throwing passes to wide receiver James O'Shaughnessy. Together, they played 21 games for coach Larry McKeon in 2008 and 2009.
Now, their paths have crossed again, but this time as...
| Apr 16, 2015
| 4:00 AM
The plane that crashed near Bloomington last week, killing seven people, climbed away from the runway, turned and began a short series of descents and climbs before crashing into a farm field, according to a preliminary report from the National...
| Apr 13, 2015
| 1:54 PM
When Dalton Solbrig joins NCAA Division I men's volleyball power Hawaii next year, he'll join a small group of area graduates who are playing the sport for top teams in the country.
Hawaii is currently ranked No. 4 nationally in Division I. This year,...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 2:54 PM
Two members of Illinois State University's athletic department were among the seven people killed when their small plane crashed near the Bloomington airport while returning from the NCAA basketball championship game in Indianapolis, authorities said....
| Apr 1, 2015
| 1:10 PM
A season-opening road test at Iowa highlights the 2015 Illinois State football schedule announced Wednesday.
The Redbirds finished 13-2 in 2014, including a run to the Football Championship Series title game. where they lost 29-27 to Missouri Valley...
| Mar 25, 2015
Jordan Johnson and Aarias Austin played each other in high school, each a starting guard for their respective Waukegan and Warren basketball teams.
Last Friday night, they went head-to-head again, this time in the semifinals of the National Junior...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:20 PM
NORFOLK — Call it a hunch, coach’s intuition or say that Jeff Jones is Nostradamus, but Old Dominion’s big whistle told the team last Friday that reserve Keenan Palmore would play a major role in Monday’s National Invitation...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 9:15 PM
Call it a hunch, coach’s intuition or say that Jeff Jones is Nostradamus, but Old Dominion’s big whistle told the team last Friday that reserve Keenan Palmore would play a major role in Monday’s National Invitation Tournament game.
| Mar 21, 2015
| 10:00 PM
9 a.m. Exhibition baseball: San Diego vs. Chicago Cubs (d.).--MLB Net.
1 p.m. Exhibition baseball: N.Y. Yankees vs. Washington.--MASN, MLB Net.
4 p.m. Exhibition baseball: Oakland vs. Cleveland.--MLB Net.
6 p.m. Basketball: NCAA women&...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 10:04 PM
DAYTON, Ohio — Derrick Marks wasn't even close on Boise State's final shot at the big NCAA Tournament upset.
Kendall Pollard scored 17 points on Wednesday night, and Dayton — cheered on by the home crowd — went on a closing run for a...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 3:02 PM
Several talented track athletes have graduated from Grant in recent years, and one of them just won an NCAA Division II national championship for the indoor season.
Sean Wells, a junior at Grand Valley State in Michigan, won the 60-meter hurdles in...